The century-old women’s Zionist group says an internal investigation cleared two top officials of financial wrongdoing. It won’t release the probe or answer specific questions.
A Hadassah probe has exonerated two of the women’s Zionist group’s top officials of financial abuse allegations, the group announced Thursday.
Two Hadassah board members have been accused of misusing funds. Charges and counter-charges have left the century-old Zionist women’s organization reeling.
Hadassah: The Women’s Zionist Organization of America, has just voted in a new national president, so we thought it would be a good time to check in with the venerable but embattled organization.
The Sisterhood blog is one forum in which Jewish women of different ages, denominations and political ideologies can debate issues of communal importance. “The Salon,” produced by The Jewish Channel and hosted by Forward editor Jane Eisner with media critic Rachel Sklar, is another. In this newly available episode, the panel — made up of comedian Judy Gold, filmmaker Lacey Schwartz and Nancy Falchuk, Hadassah’s national president — takes on Sarah Palin’s unpopularity among Jewish women, Israeli breast cancer advocates’ exclusion from a recent international cancer summit and the implications of supermodels strutting their stuff on behalf of Jewish organizations, among other topics. Watch the promo here, then tune into The Jewish Channel for the episode in full: